The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 43 38 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware 36 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.18% 4.39% 4.37%
As % of the Vendors category 10.65% 10.84% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 6
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£315 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £154 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £473 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £324 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+12.82% -17.89%
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
338 323 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 39.21% 40.48% 46.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 192 124
Average daily rate £350 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £474 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 19
Average hourly rate £13.25 £13.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.05 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.50 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -8 22 £285 -24.00% 10
West Wales +18 11 £413 -2.94%
VMware
UK

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 37 (59.68%) Windows
2 29 (46.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (37.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (37.10%) Linux
3 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
3 23 (37.10%) Citrix
4 22 (35.48%) Active Directory
5 13 (20.97%) Puppet
6 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
7 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (16.13%) DNS
8 10 (16.13%) MS Exchange
8 10 (16.13%) Apache
8 10 (16.13%) nginx
8 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
9 9 (14.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
10 8 (12.90%) Windows XP
10 8 (12.90%) ITIL
10 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (12.90%) Ansible
10 8 (12.90%) DevOps
11 7 (11.29%) Vagrant
11 7 (11.29%) vSphere
11 7 (11.29%) Bash Shell
11 7 (11.29%) Ruby
11 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
11 7 (11.29%) Python
11 7 (11.29%) Cisco

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (16.13%) Apache
1 10 (16.13%) MS Exchange
1 10 (16.13%) nginx
2 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (6.45%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.84%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.84%) IIS
3 3 (4.84%) JBoss
4 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.23%) Jetty
4 2 (3.23%) Lync
5 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.61%) Liferay
5 1 (1.61%) GroupWise
5 1 (1.61%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.61%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.61%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.84%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.23%) IaaS
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.23%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) DNS
2 6 (9.68%) DHCP
3 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.45%) SAN
5 3 (4.84%) Firewall
5 3 (4.84%) Wireless
5 3 (4.84%) HTTP
6 2 (3.23%) SSL
6 2 (3.23%) IPv4
6 2 (3.23%) FTP
6 2 (3.23%) LAN
6 2 (3.23%) IPsec
6 2 (3.23%) Internet
7 1 (1.61%) VoIP
7 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.84%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (4.84%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (3.23%) MSBuild
3 2 (3.23%) Artifactory
3 2 (3.23%) Hudson
4 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Electronics
3 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (8.06%) Support Engineer
2 5 (8.06%) Consultant
2 5 (8.06%) VMware Consultant
3 4 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (6.45%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (6.45%) Analyst
3 4 (6.45%) Architect
3 4 (6.45%) Administrator
3 4 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (6.45%) Server Engineer
4 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (4.84%) Support Analyst
4 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (4.84%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (3.23%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 2 (3.23%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) .NET
1 2 (3.23%) J2EE
1 2 (3.23%) Servlets
2 1 (1.61%) Web Services
2 1 (1.61%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Clustering
2 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) DTV
4 1 (1.61%) GIS
4 1 (1.61%) AS400
4 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (59.68%) Windows
2 23 (37.10%) Linux
2 23 (37.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (14.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (12.90%) Windows XP
7 6 (9.68%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.23%) CentOS
8 2 (3.23%) Fedora
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 2000
8 2 (3.23%) AIX
9 1 (1.61%) OS/400
9 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.90%) ITIL
1 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (12.90%) DevOps
2 6 (9.68%) Migration
3 5 (8.06%) Scrum
3 5 (8.06%) Configuration Management
3 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.84%) Service Management
5 3 (4.84%) UML
5 3 (4.84%) Programme Management
5 3 (4.84%) SysML
5 3 (4.84%) Requirements Management
5 3 (4.84%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (4.84%) Use Case
5 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (4.84%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (3.23%) Software Delivery
6 2 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) Python
1 7 (11.29%) Ruby
1 7 (11.29%) Bash Shell
2 6 (9.68%) Java
3 3 (4.84%) SQL
4 2 (3.23%) PHP
4 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.68%) CCNA
3 6 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) MCP
5 2 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.61%) CCENT
6 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 29 (46.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (35.48%) Active Directory
3 7 (11.29%) vSphere
4 3 (4.84%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.84%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.23%) Xen
5 2 (3.23%) Firmware
5 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.23%) vCloud
6 1 (1.61%) Docker
6 1 (1.61%) XenApp
6 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (20.97%) Puppet
2 8 (12.90%) Ansible
3 7 (11.29%) Vagrant
4 3 (4.84%) SCCM
5 2 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (3.23%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.61%) Salt
6 1 (1.61%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.61%) ZENworks
6 1 (1.61%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.61%) Legato
6 1 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
1 23 (37.10%) Citrix
2 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
3 7 (11.29%) Cisco
4 3 (4.84%) IBM
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle
4 3 (4.84%) SAP
4 3 (4.84%) HP
4 3 (4.84%) AppSense
4 3 (4.84%) Google
5 2 (3.23%) Symantec
5 2 (3.23%) NetApp
5 2 (3.23%) Veritas
6 1 (1.61%) Lotus
6 1 (1.61%) Novell
6 1 (1.61%) McAfee
6 1 (1.61%) Sophos
6 1 (1.61%) ESRI
6 1 (1.61%) BMC
6 1 (1.61%) Veeam
Cardiff
CPS Group
Rate: £150 - 200 per day
Posted: 22 days ago